Girls Gotta Get Great

Bailey Franklin, Editor-in-Chief

February 16, 2018

The final DVL game for La Quinta girls’ water polo was held on Feb. 7 at the Palm Desert Aquatic Center against the team’s toughest competitor, Xavier Prep. LQ ended the first quarter in the lead with a score of 4-3. At ...

Girls’ Basketball Shoots for CIF

Brysenia Miranda, Assistant Editor

February 16, 2018

The girls’ basketball varsity team finished their season in second place with an overall record of 16-7 and a league record of 9-3. The Lady Blackhawks will have their first round of CIF on Feb. 15. “I am excited for a C...

Blackhawks Wrestle to CIF

Katelyn Pagela, Copy Editor

February 16, 2018

Girls: As their season came to a close, six of La Quinta High’s girls’ wrestlers competed at CIF duals on Feb. 3. Jasmine Tessandore ‘20 scored a single leg takedown, qualifying for CIF championships on Feb. 8-9. Their...

Boys’ Basketball Shares DVL Title

Juan Puga, Sports Editor

February 16, 2018

On Feb. 8, the La Quinta boys’ basketball team won their away conference game against the Indio Rajahs with a score of 79-57. This victory against the Rajahs, as well as the Palm Desert High’s recent loss against the Palm Sp...

The Eagles Win Super Bowl LII

Austin Romero, Reporter

February 16, 2018

An estimated 103.4 million people tuned into the Philadelphia Eagles take on the New England Patriots at Super Bowl LII. Nick Foles, who had no Super Bowl experience went up against five-time Super Bowl winner, Tom Brady, in the biggest...

Girls’ Soccer Team on a Winning Streak

Katie Arias, Reporter

January 23, 2018

The girls’ varsity soccer team at La Quinta High is beating local high schools a big margin this school year, as they are currently on a winning streak this DVL season with a total of seven wins and zero losses. The girls’ s...

Boys’ and Girls’ Wrestling: Toughest Six Minutes

Katelyn Pagela, Reporter

December 13, 2017

Boys' Wrestling: The La Quinta High boys’ wrestling team started the season with a match against Rancho Mirage on Dec. 6.   Training and competing in this sport is difficult, especially when most athletes have to adjust ...

Girls’ and Boys’ Cross Country CIF Recap

Juan Puga, Sports Editor

December 13, 2017

Being the sole cross country competitor from LQHS to make it to the CIF finals, Akemi Von Scherr ‘20 was unable to place at the meet despite her best efforts. On Nov. 18, she finished off her final race of the 2017 season i...

Boys’ Basketball Recovers Footing Early In Season

Juan Puga, Sports Editor

December 12, 2017

The LQHS boys’ basketball team has a home conference game against the Palm Springs Indians on Dec. 12. On Dec. 7, LQ went on to win a close match against the Beaumont Cougars in a home non-conference game with a score of 57-...

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